__/ [ Borek ] on Tuesday 04 April 2006 08:54 \__
> On Tue, 04 Apr 2006 08:51:33 +0200, Big Bill <kruse@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> I only have a handful of emails - normally I'd have hundreds - and we
>> only had one message here this morning. Where's the traffic gone? Is
>> it just me?
> For me spammers had a busy night.
> I wonder when they will start offering rollexes with hidden place for a
> viagra tablet.
No sign of abatement over here. Bear in mind that spam often comes from very
few bot armies "Generals", who can use hijacked Windows machines to deliver
billions of messages overnight. A recent study estimated this to account for
80% of all spam. The others are merely irrelevant because the amount they
can generate is limited by the bandwidth on their workstation.
Roy S. Schestowitz, Ph.D. Candidate (Medical Biophysics)
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